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The first DLC for Horizon Forbidden West, Burning Shores is now available. This DLC takes Aloy to the burning shores of Los Angeles. The Burning Shores DLC adds a new list of trophies, outfits, weapons, machines, coils, and a new story that follows the Quen tribe and the events in this new land. If you are wondering how to start the Burning Shores DLC in Horizon Forbidden West, we have the answer.
When can Burning Shores be played at Horizon Forbidden West?
To start the Burning Shores DLC, you must have completed the main quest, Singularity. This is the final story quest for the base game. Once you’ve completed Singularity, Sylens will contact Aloy through his Focus, beginning the Burning Shores introduction quest. Once you’ve traveled to Sylens’ location and talked to him, you can start
Unfortunately, it’s impossible to start the DLC before this point, as it contains spoilers for the ending of the main story and continues the story leading up to the possible third entry in the Horizon franchise.
Related: Horizon Forbidden West Patch Notes – Update 1.21
What does the Burning Shores DLC add to Horizon Forbidden West?
The Burning Shores is a substantial expansion to Horizon Forbidden West. The DLC mainly adds the new Burning Shores location, which takes place in post-apocalyptic Los Angeles. The DLC also adds several new features and additions, including:
- new machines
- New weapons and tools
- New habilities
- new suits
- new collectibles
- A new level cap with ghost levels to reach once reached.
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